Our New Barranquilla Data Center Open for Business
The inauguration was attended by authorities and stakeholders from around the region.
Fort Lauderdale, FL – November 16, 2017 – GlobeNet, a wholesale provider of telecom infrastructure in the Americas, announces that it has finalized the construction of its data center facility in Barranquilla, Colombia. The new 200 square meter, ICREA Level IV certified facility has been designed and built to meet growing demand for wholesale telco, high-speed data and IT services in the Latin American market. It will provide integrators and operators with a safe and reliable alternative environment to Bogotá, meeting the highest requirements to support mission-critical IT services. Adjacent to the GlobeNet cable station in Barranquilla, the new data center supports a complete portfolio of IaaS services, IP transit and domestic and international connectivity solutions.
“This is a hallmark time for GlobeNet and for the advancement of secure and reliable network interconnection throughout Latin America,” states Eduardo Falzoni, CEO at GlobeNet. “Our highly secured Barranquilla facility will maintain GlobeNet’s legacy of neutral interconnections for international and local operators as well as enable access to international destinations via its subsea cable system. We offer a dynamic and flexible way to expand a network or access international content – with low latency routes available to major interconnection points. It’s been a great year for us and we’re thrilled to commemorate the year by opening the doors to our new facility.”